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Mandaue execs want boxing as PE subject
Cebu Daily News, 20 Nov 2010
A RESOLUTION was passed by the Mandaue City Council asking the Department of Education in Central Visayas (DepEd-7) to include boxing as a physical education (PE) subject.
But boxing will be an elective, not a required subject, said Councilor Beethoven Andaya, who authored the resolution to encou Read Full Story >>>
Memo to Bernard Hopkins: Only guy doing ducking is Floyd Mayweather Jr.
By George Diaz, Orlando Sentinel, 20 Nov 2010
And now Bernard Hopkins enters the fray in one of the most contentious fights in boxing history.
Unfortunately, nobody is throwing any punches.
Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. are taking jabs outside the ring, since nobody seems to be able to agree on the terms of engagement.
B-Hop Read Full Story >>>
Ana Julaton to grace Golden State Warriors' Filipino Heritage Night
By Dennis 'dSource' Guillermo, Examiner.com, 20 Nov 2010
3-time womens boxing world champion Ana 'The Hurricane' Julaton will be a guest of honor tonight at the Golden State Warriors' Filipino Heritage Night game at the Oracle Arena in Oakland Californi Read Full Story >>>
Pictures of Paulie: A look back at the ‘Magic Man’ as welterweight debut looms
By Chris Robinson, Examiner.com, 20 Nov 2010
Whatever your opinion is of Paulie Malignaggi, you have the give the Brooklyn fighter a lot of credit for accomplishing what he has so far in his career. Despite not possessing an all-action style and Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao vs Mosley: WBO President Ready To Sanction It
By Jhonny Gonzalez, BoxingScene.com, 20 Nov 2010
The WBO's president, Francisco 'Paco' Valcárcel, believes "Sugar" Shane Mosley is the leading candidate to face Manny Pacquiao in his next fight. Pacquiao captured the vacant WBC championship last Saturday at Cowboys Stadium in Texas, with a bruising twelve round decision win over Antonio Margarito. Read Full Story >>>
Bernard Hopkins wonders why Pacquiao hasn’t fought any ‘top-notch black fighters’
By Rick Chandler, nbcsports.com, 20 Nov 2010
It’s hard to make a case that a guy who has won ten world titles in eight weight divisions is ducking anyone, but Bernard Hopkins will try. After watching Pacquiao pummel Antonio Margarito on Saturday at Cowboys Stadium, Hopkins wondered aloud when Pacquiao would fight “any other top notch black fig Read Full Story >>>
MORE LIVES THAN A CAT, SPINKS GETTING TITLE SHOT AGAINST SYLVESTER?
By Ben Thompson, FightHype.com, 20 Nov 2010
On August 7, 2010, former IBF jr. middleweight champion Cory Spinks lost his title when he was stopped in the 5th round by Cornelius Bundrage in front of his hometown fans at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. Not long after that, Spinks was quietly removed from the IBF's jr. middleweight Read Full Story >>>
Philippines runs out of awards for Pacquiao
By Reuters, Slam! Sports, 20 Nov 2010
It's not only other boxers who can't keep up with Philippine world champion Manny Pacquiao -- the government has run out of honors to bestow on him.
Pacquiao, a sitting congressman, recorded a unanimous points victory over Mexican Antonio Margarito last week in Dallas, Texas, to claim the vacant Read Full Story >>>
Manny Pacquiao can't just get it!
By Granville Ampong, Examiner.com, 20 Nov 2010
Still blown and tossed by the winds of uncertainty, Emmanuel D. Pacquiao, a world reknown boxer, a film actor and a politician, may have been too gullible to accept party arrangements.
Not so content with his appearances in s Read Full Story >>>
WFAA Channel 8 hates pay-per-view
By Matt Stolow, Examiner.com, 20 Nov 2010
DALLAS,TX - I wonder if the 41,000 attendance figure would have been much higher if the fight promotion had benefited from coverage the previous day - Friday by the No. 1 station in the Dallas-Fort Worth market, WFAA Channel 8.
Sports anchor Dale Hansen has for a long time frowned upon pay-per-v Read Full Story >>>
Bernard Hopkins and racial stereotypes
By Jemele Hill, ESPN.com, 20 Nov 2010
In Martin Lawrence's 1993 comedy special "You So Crazy," Lawrence asked the white people in his audience whether they desperately craved a white heavyweight champion.
"It's all right to feel you want a heavyweight champion," Lawrence quipped. "But the [bleep] ain't gonna happen … long as a brotha Read Full Story >>>
Saul Alvarez: "Pacquiao is Not Invincible, I'm Not Afraid"
By Jhonny Gonzalez, BoxingScene.com, 20 Nov 2010
Mexico's Saul "Canelo" Alvarez has promised that one day he will avenge all of the Mexican boxers who were defeated by Manny Pacquiao. By the end of next year, Alvarez feels he will be ready to take Pacquiao on. He returns on December 4 to defend his WBC silver title at 154 against current IBO welte Read Full Story >>>
In Search of Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao
By Elie Seckbach, Fanhouse, 20 Nov 2010
With his performance in last Saturday night's Top Rank Promotions, HBO pay per view televised victory over Antonio Margarito, for the WBC's junior middleweight (154 pounds) belt, WBO welterweight (147 pounds) king Manny Pacquiao renewed the call for a mega bout with unbeaten Floyd Mayweather.
Fan Read Full Story >>>
Ringside With Raymundo 11.19.10: Pacquiao The Middleweight ?
By Raymundo Dioses, 411mania.com, 20 Nov 2010
Ok, ok, ok, I will gladly eat my slice of humble pie after watching Manny Pacquiao
steam roll through Antonio Margarito at Dallas Cowboy stadium last week.
I was just as impressed by Pacquiao as the 40,000 plus in attendance and the million pay per view'ers who watched from home at the heart, wi Read Full Story >>>
Harold Lederman: Manny Pacquiao Never Faced a Great Jewish Fighter
By Lem Satterfield, Fanhouse, 20 Nov 2010
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- Recent comments by Bernard Hopkins, regarding eight-division titlist, Manny Pacquiao, created a firestorm when the former undisputed middleweight (160 pounds) champion told FanHouse that the Filipino super star would have problems with an African American fighter such as "Floy Read Full Story >>>
“There was no way I was going to quit. I’m a Mexican; we fight until the end.” The Aftermath
Hispanically Speaking News, 20 Nov 2010
If the media is still raving about it five days after the fact, the fight must really have been something. The November 13 boxing match between Manny Pacquiao and Antonio Margarito drew thousands of comments from reporters, sports commentators, fans and bloggers, but it is the aftermath what has got Read Full Story >>>
WHY GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS NEEDS THE GOLDEN BOY BACK IN THE RING
By Elvers Brooks, FightHype.com, 20 Nov 2010
As the rumor, and of course the denial, of Oscar De La Hoya coming out of retirement has arisen in the last few days, many ask if it it a good move. For the future of Golden Boy, Oscar De La Hoya needs to fight soon. De La Hoya was, and still remains, the biggest pay-per-view attraction in our time. Read Full Story >>>
Paul Williams Vs. Sergio Martinez II: The Ultimate Guide
By Tim Smith, The Queensberry Rules, 20 Nov 2010
Besides the above video, I've compiled all sorts of links for you for one of the most anticipated fights of 2010, Saturday's rematch between middleweight champion Sergio Martinez and Paul Williams: a weird training video for Williams; Ring Life, featuring both men; assorted feature articles of high Read Full Story >>>
Martinez-Williams: a fight for the fans
By Associated Press, The Wall Street Journal, 20 Nov 2010
NEW YORK — Boxing returned to the mainstream last week, thanks to a pint-sized Filipino fighter named Manny Pacquiao who made even the most casual sports fan pay attention.
Too bad he used Antonio Margarito as little more than a punching bag.
The thousands of fans who filled Cowboys Stadium an Read Full Story >>>
Floyd Mayweather JR. Reported to be Finally in Talks to Face Manny Pacquiao in 2011
By "Bad" Brad Berkwitt, RingsideReport.com, 20 Nov 2010
RSR was just contacted by a very close inside source to “Team Mayweather” who stated, “We are in talks with Manny Pacquiao’s people and if we can work out minor issues, we can finally make this fight a reality in May or June of 2011.” This comes on the heels of Bob Arum’s recent talks that he is als Read Full Story >>>